WATCH: Justin Thomas Holes Out For Eagle On 18 At WGC Mexico

JT hit the shot of his life to close out the WGC-Mexico Championship

The world number three hit the shot of his life to finish the WGC-Mexico Championship

WATCH: Justin Thomas Holes Out For Eagle On 18 At WGC Mexico

Justin Thomas had 121 yards into the final hole at the WGC-Mexico Championship and incredibly holed-out for an eagle to set the target at -16 at Chapultepec GC.

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The world number three made a bogey on the par-3 17th and bounced back with this stunning wedge shot into the last.

Thomas watched as his ball pitched pin-high before it bounced and spun back into the hole.

He turned to caddie Jimmy Johnson and said, "Come on baby, let's go!"

Watch the shot here:

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JT currently sits at 16-under-par and may well lift his first WGC trophy later on.

The 24-year-old had a slow start to the tournament but played the final two days in 16 under par.

Sitting 11 strokes off the lead after 36 holes, Thomas broke the course record on Saturday with a 62 and closed with a 64 on Sunday.

He won last week at the Honda Classic and currently has eight PGA Tour titles in his trophy cabinet including the Wanamaker Trophy after winning the 2017 USPGA Championship.

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Elliott Heath is our News Editor and has been with Golf Monthly since early 2016 after graduating with a degree in Sports Journalism. He manages the Golf Monthly news team as well as our large Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages. He covered the 2022 Masters from Augusta National as well as five Open Championships on-site including the 150th at St Andrews. His first Open was in 2017 at Royal Birkdale, when he walked inside the ropes with Jordan Spieth during the Texan's memorable Claret Jug triumph. He has played 35 of our Top 100 golf courses, with his favourites being both Sunningdales, Woodhall Spa, Western Gailes, Old Head and Turnberry. He has been obsessed with the sport since the age of 8 and currently plays off of a six handicap. His golfing highlights are making albatross on the 9th hole on the Hotchkin Course at Woodhall Spa, shooting an under-par round, playing in the Aramco Team Series on the Ladies European Tour and making his one and only hole-in-one at the age of 15 - a long time ago now!

Elliott is currently playing:

Driver: Titleist TSR4

3 wood: Titleist TSi2

Hybrids: Titleist 816 H1

Irons: Mizuno MP5 5-PW

Wedges: Cleveland RTX ZipCore 50, 54, 58

Putter: Odyssey White Hot OG #5

Ball: Srixon Z Star XV